As cold weather sweeps into the state, the Minnesota Commerce Department is encouraging low-income Minnesotans to get help with paying their heating bills through the state’s energy assistance program.
Oakdale City Hall, 1584 Hadley Ave. N., is a new drop-off location for unwanted holiday lights. People with disabilities benefit from the program by gaining work experience disassembling and sorting the materials.
The Standards and Excellence Program (StEPs) for History Organizations is American Association of State and Local History’s (AASLH) standards program designed specifically for small to mid-sized history organizations.
Property owners who have had a change in ownership and/or occupancy and whose property is eligible for homestead classification should contact a county assessor to file a homestead application on or before Dec. 15.